Jens Heig

Minnesota at heart, mountains outside the window. Jens is Online Editor at Snowboard Mag.

September 28, 2016

Those Days 004: Danny Davis, 2011

The hip jump is one of the more under-used features in snowboarding, due to the difficulty in construction and...
September 27, 2016

Bonfire Free Range, a short film

True freedom is fleeting. Watch a taste of life on the road.
September 27, 2016

Conflicted obsessions: Whistler Blackcomb’s “The Big Picture” documentaries, part one

To have the following conversation, we must acknowledge one thing: no one has an environmental impact of zero, regardless...
September 26, 2016

What skiers thought of snowboarding in 1985

Snowboarding has come a long way in 30 years. This is a news segment from Canada’s CBC back in...
September 15, 2016

Life on his terms: A Chris Beresford interview

A mom who died when he was five. A father who turned to alcohol. Chris Beresford has earned everything...
September 9, 2016

A lesson in humility: “The Fourth Phase” world premiere in Los Angeles

I didn’t know what we would find in The Fourth Phase. Until November of 2015, details of the film...
September 8, 2016

Whistler Blackcomb presents “The Big Picture,” official trailer

What kind of snowboard am I going to buy? Where should we go for lunch? Or beers? Will we...
September 6, 2016

Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard releases new, expanded version of his memoir “Let My People Go Surfing”

As someone that works in a position that requires a nearly constant digital connection, I learned an important lesson...
September 1, 2016

Anttisworld presents Statements, Season Two, official teaser

Sometimes the best snowboarding you can find is in your backyard. Antti Autti grew up in northern Finland, Lapland,...
August 30, 2016

Glacier boarding: Summer Sixteen with RIDE Snowboards

Legend has it that the snows of Mt. Hood hold magical properties. Much like plants that absorb carbon dioxide...
August 24, 2016

The official GoPro trailer for “The Fourth Phase” with Travis Rice

Cue the inception horn. As if the hype wasn’t enough trailer hype around “The Fourth Phase,” GoPro has decided...
August 16, 2016

“The Fourth Phase,” official 2016 trailer from Travis Rice and Red Bull Media House

No snowboarder captures the world’s imagination like Travis Rice. His films have given him an unprecedented platform to share...
August 10, 2016

“The Fourth Phase” premieres at the Shrine Auditorium in LA, Sept. 8th

“The Fourth Phase” is four years in the making, with almost no details available until our first look at...
August 8, 2016

Vail Resorts acquires Whistler Blackcomb for $1.05 billion

Another destination was just added to your Epic Pass. Just passing the billion dollar mark, Vail Resorts has purchased...